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Just sold for $ 2 million.  Thanks to all. Classic Carefree hideaway with over $ 1 million spent on remarkable improvements!   8239 E. Carefree Drive. 
 $ 2.19 million  MLS 6335274
    3800 sq. ft.  4 bedrooms and office, 3 bath

Now Available.  8239 E. Carefree Drive, Carefree.   $2.19 million.  See what a million dollars  and 3 stages in quality renovations and additions do, to produce a landmark  retreat with no HOA and nestled along the world-class Desert Forest Golf Course. A complete entertainer's chef kitchen. Remarkable kitchen features, include a Viking 48'' pro dual-fuel range w/dbl ovens, built-in Subzero, huge island w/ leathered granite finished counter with a hammered copper farmhouse sink, a sunken wet bar, and disappearing doors that lead to a most private desert oasis with negative edge pool and spa amidst open vistas of the golf course and Black Mountain. Multiple cozy areas for your guests to gather and revel in this well-crafted landscaped paradise,  743 sq.ft covered patio living area too with motorized shades and wired-in heaters!  Views from the property are breathtaking, with golf course fairway and mountain vistas. See the video tour:  Carefree Drive Hideaway



With a paver driveway and motor court, over a small bridge, the arched courtyard entry has a sitting area and wood-burning chiminea, multi-tiered water fountain as well. Landscape lighting at night adds an extra dimension to the residence.


Below, from the entrance foyer, the Great Room stretches to the chef's kitchen, sunken bar and disappearing doors to the rear patio.  The Great Room is the ultimate choice for Arizona entertaining, since you can always visit with your guests, even while taking care of their needs.


Below, see views of the sunken bar, the stunning leatherized granite kitchen island, and multi-panel disappearing doors to the patio area.

Above, backyard entertainment area with various conversation and gathering areas.  The door sections disappear into the wall on the left.   (the Master Suite also features disappearing doors!) There is a welcoming firepit against the granite boulders.  Also, the patio has multiple wired-in heaters, and motorized shades as well. Although the property is along the world-famous Desert Forest golf course, the rear yard has complete privacy because of the rising terrain and boulder wall. 
Below, elements of the kitchen, including the Viking 48 inch professional dual fuel range and oven.

Above left, the dining area of the Great Room with views of the patio and fountains,  and on the right, the imposing canterra fireplace.  Below, there's a private office with separate entry on this floor as well.

Below, an entirely-new downstairs master suite was constructed during one of the renovation phases. With fireplace, and outdoor entry to the patio, and a regal Master Bath, supersized multi-jet shower, closet and sitting area, along with dual vanities. You'll love the view of desert through the beveled view glass above the soaking tub!

Below, if you love to entertain, then this back yard with sweeping views has the "WOW" factor, with heated pool and spa, multiple gathering areas, and dramatic nighttime landscape lighting.

See a sunset every night from the backyard, including a few of our "world-famous" Arizona displays!

You'll also enjoy rooftop views from the upper patio, plus an upstairs master suite with full bath, and two other guest rooms.

Below, the large three car garage with extended length, storage cabinets, and workshop, with premium epoxy floors and wooden doors. You'll appreciate all the extra room for your projects and toys!

With only about 10 houses on the market in Carefree, this addition is an exciting chance to live in one of the town's most popular locations, minutes from the Town Center, along a golf course, and with No HOA!  We know the area well, we are your neighbors!  Check out the award-winning cactus gardens and town centers on this video:  Tour Carefree Town Center and to arrange your personal tour of this home, Call us at 602-377-0060 for more information.  Offered by Preston and Nancy Westmoreland of Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty in Carefree, your local residents for 36 years.   Offered for $2.19 million.